To have your niece lie in your arms is the greatest gift from God.
Having a niece is not something we should take for granted because developing a great relationship with our niece or nieces can bring many new joys and exciting possibilities in our lives. Nieces are those sweet girls whom we love as our own daughters and whom we cherish as our best friends. They are the keepers of all the charms of childhood and remind us of beauty, innocence, and playfulness.
Check out these niece quotes that bring to the surface the amazing potential of cultivating a powerful and loving family relationship with our niece or nieces.
If nephews and nieces were jewels, I would have the most beautiful gems ever. – Unknown
A niece or a nephew is the jewel that makes a family gathering shine with brightness and vibrant colors because they carry with them youth, wonder, and beauty. In their innocence and kindness, we rediscover our own lost youth and our own capacity to shine with passion and beauty.
A niece is a gift whose worth cannot be measured except by the heart. – Unknown
A niece is a sweet and beautiful girl that carries our blood and who, somehow, manages to conquer our hearts with her affection and patience. As she is one of the youngest of the family, she adds beauty, vitality, and passion to every family meeting. In the eyes of our niece, we discover our own open heart.
Why should I marry? One marries to have children, but I already have children! My nieces and nephews are my children. – Salman Khan
Having children is one of the top priorities of many people, yet not all are willing to have children. Enjoying the presence of children doesn’t necessarily mean to give birth to them yourself. Sometimes, having a niece or a nephew feels like having your own children, whom you can love, protect, and spoil.
I have nieces and nephews that I love hanging out with, and they think I’m the biggest goof on the planet. – Eliza Dushku
Having a niece or a nephew is amazing because it is a type of relationship where authority, responsibility, or order take the second place, while fun and friendship make the top of the list. In such relationships, there is no pressure and no need for control. Everyone is having fun.
It’s really special to have a niece because I have a son, so I get to have a little girl, too. – Solange Knowles
Not all women are blessed with a daughter, but those who don’t have daughters can comfort themselves with the love of their niece. Nieces are so close to their aunts and uncles that they seem to them as their own children, which makes their relationship very special and rewarding.
The moment my niece came into the world, I realized that logic can’t make sense of someone who’s so brand new to you. – Crystal Woods
When a baby girl comes into the world and we realize that she is our niece, we have a sudden revelation that overwhelms us with joy, but also makes us feel scared. Having a niece puts us into the adult world, reminding us that time passes so quickly and that the new generations are ready to take our place.
I could not have supposed that a niece would ever have been so much to me. She is quite after one’s own heart. – Jane Austen
Having a niece is a very common thing, yet we underestimate how important she can become to us. She conquers our heart with her gentleness and grace, and with each passing moment, she means more and more to us, arousing in us the desire to become close to her, to protect, and love her.
A niece is someone special to remember with warmth, think of with pride, and cherish with love. – Unknown
A niece is a special member of the family, who must be regarded with love and affection. She makes everyone proud with her every small or big achievement, and she learns from everyone around her how to be a great human being. She is as valuable to the family as a flower to a garden.
A niece is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost. – Unknown
A niece is that young and passionate person from our family who reminds us, in tough moments, that childhood is not a distant era of the past but rather a state of the mind. We can recover our childhood by learning from our nieces how to enjoy little things and wonder at the beauty around us.
Here together or miles apart, a niece like you stays in my heart. – Unknown
Distance can seem like a huge impediment in developing a close relationship with our nieces, but the truth is that when we love someone they travel with us in our hearts, and no distance can sever the ties that keep us close. A niece knows that her favorite aunts and uncles think about her with love, no matter where they are.
Roses are red, violets are blue, you’re the best niece ever, that’s why I love you. – Unknown
One of the simple realities of life is that we love our nieces with our all hearts because not only that they seem like younger versions of ourselves or our siblings, but they are also tolerant of us as adults. They know when to take us seriously and when to remind us that sometimes, a youthful heart is all we need in life.
Whenever your dad grounds you, whenever your mom scolds you, whenever your teachers punish you, whenever your friends tease you-always remember that you have an aunt who is waiting to hug you. – Unknown
The world of the adults sometimes appears as frightening to a young, little girl who tries to find herself. Whenever a girl finds it difficult to talk to her parents or teachers, yet she needs some solid advice, she remembers that beside being a daughter and a student, she is also a niece. In her aunts and uncles, she can find the adult that can still be her best friend.
You are my niece, which gives you the official right to ask me for treats without feeling guilty. I am your aunt, which gives me the official right to spoil you without taking responsibility. – Unknown
The best thing about having a niece is that we can spoil her without feeling guilty and that we can share a load of fun without having to enforce any responsibility on her. This puts aunts and uncles in a hot spot because it is easy for them to win the love of their niece and to make her think they are the best adults in the world.
Brought together by blood, kept together by love. – Unknown
Blood is strong and can make the relationship between a niece and her aunts and uncles work fine, but where there isn’t any love, the relationships will never become something special. Love makes any blood bond stronger than anything and every niece knows that when choosing her favorite aunt or uncle.
What a mystery blood was – how did a tiny gesture, a tone of voice, endure through generations like the harder verities of flesh? He had seen it again and again, watching his nieces and nephews grow. – Diana Gabaldon
Watching our nieces and nephews grow is inspirational. They remind of our younger selves and about the times when the world was full of wonderful opportunities waiting for us. Everytime we find in our nieces or nephews a gesture or a quality of ours, we become aware of the links of time and blood.
I don’t have children, but I have 17 nieces and nephews, and they more than make up for anything that I can do. – Lauren Velez
Having nieces or nephews is a solid introduction into what it means to have children. Those who don’t have children, yet have nieces or nephews that they spend time with, can understand both the difficulties and the joys of having children. However, some people can be great aunts or uncles and still never wish to have their own children.
There are many ways to be a mother. I have a lot of young actors I mentor, and my nieces and my nephews need a lot of love. – Kim Cattrall
Having a niece is a demanding, but rewarding job because it means one must take the role of a mother, counselor, advisor, or best friend. Women who are not mothers can learn about the joys and troubles of motherhood by spending time with their nieces. They will discover that the maternal instinct is very powerful when it comes to those they love.
Love is that magical, elusive feeling that really seizes us and takes us from the inside. To me, it’s in the corners of my niece’s little smile, or when I see my mother is calling me. – Stephanie Ellis
Those who pay attention might discover that in the smiles of their niece or in her cute, starry eyes they can find a type of love that is both innocent and magical. Girls are always affectionate and caring, looking for love and sharing love and as nieces, they are even more amazing.
To have your niece lie in your arms is the greatest gift from God. – Celine Dion
Holding our niece in our arms is one of those moments that seem to last an eternity. In her sweet eyes we see our own childhood and in her smile we discover a hint of the smiles of our own children. A niece is an incredible gift from God, for which we must always be grateful. Through our niece’s love we find ways to our own heart.
I can’t wait till Sunday, I’m going to see my favorite niece and my other niece. – Sarah Silverman
In a family, we are all equal and hierarchies are frowned upon, yet the truth is that everyone has their favorite siblings or relatives. Having a favorite niece is one of those things that makes us feel both guilty and joyful. Maybe she resembles us or maybe she is more kind and caring, but either way, our favorite niece is the sweetest girl in the world.
I was the one who taught my sister and my niece how to walk in high heels. – John Barrowman
Having a niece is like having a passing ticket to the most funny, brave, or even ridiculous adventures. It is exciting and empowering. Little girls don’t know about comfort zone or boundaries, and this is one of the most important things we can discover when we spend time with our nieces.
I have two lovely parents who support everything I do, two siblings, and three beautiful nieces. My house is always filled with laughter and fun! – Ariel Winter
Having many nieces and nephews means having a house full of youthful laughter, where adventures never end. A big and happy family is not only about fun though, it is also about love, care, protection, and support. The family is the strongest support system we have in life, and also our best bet for entertainment.
My dear niece, you are a joy to my heart and a delight to my eyes. You are a precious gift to our entire family and a wonderful addition to our lives. – Unknown
A niece is that wonderful gift that a family receives from time to time. Nieces are the most beautiful and gracious addition to a family, and as they grow up they become the source of love and affection that takes over the whole family. For every aunt or uncle, their niece is the most beautiful girl in the world.
I love you not because you are my niece, but because you are such a wonderful human who truly deserves the most amount of love from everyone. – Unknown
Although family ties are strong, we love our nieces not simply for being our relatives, but mostly for the qualities that shine through their personality. When one’s niece is a wonderful human being who spreads genuine love around her, she will always receive the same love from her relatives.
The term “Awesome Aunt” remains incomplete if there is no “Wonderful Niece” like you. – Unknown
Being an awesome aunt is easy when a woman has a sweet and caring niece to love and take care of. For every awesome aunt, there is wonderful niece out there, and viceversa. The relationship between niece and aunt is special when both decide to love and accept each other with open hearts.
I was dreaming of a wonderful niece and your parents were expecting a cute daughter. God was so kind that he fulfilled both our wishes. – Unknown
A niece is a double gift in the family. Before being our niece, she is the daughter of our beloved siblings, sisters-in-law, or brothers-in-law, which makes her a close part of our own family. She is a gift that makes everyone in the family happy. Most of all, she knows how to keep the family united.
The dictionary says that niece means the daughter of your sister, brother, sister-in-law or brother-in-law, but I believe that niece means a lovely cute girl whom I love like my own daughter. – Unknown
By definition, a niece is the daughter of a sister, brother, sister-in-law, or brother-in-law, but this is less relevant for someone who loves their niece with all their heart and sees in her a cute and kind girl who could be their own daughter. A niece is just that girl that is “almost” our daughter.
I am officially allowed to allow my niece to do the things her parents have not allowed her to do. – Unknown
The fun thing about having a niece is that, while keeping a resemblance of responsibility, we are free to allow her to do things for which she might be reluctant to ask her parents’ permission. As aunts and uncles, we have the official task of making sure that our niece can still have some fun, even when her parents are overprotective.
My dear niece, “aunt” became the coolest word in my life after you were born. – Unknown
Once our niece is born, we discover the powers of the word “aunt”. It is a word that gives not only great powers, but also great responsibilities. Soon enough however, we discover that being an aunt is actually pretty cool. When our niece comes to us to ask for advice and tells us she loves us, being an aunt seems like a sweet deal.
We may be related by blood and family, but the truth is that we are more like best friends. – Unknown
Blood and family ties are strong, but the relationship between nieces and aunts or uncles is mostly one of friendship and mutual love and understanding. It is a conflict-free and easy-going relationship that can even make some parents jealous. Besides the relations of blood, there are friendships like this that keep the family strong.
My dear niece,
When you called me uncle for the first time, I felt old, but now I feel incredibly lucky. – Unknown
Becoming an uncle or an aunt can make one feel old but as time goes by, we discover that having a niece is one of the most wonderful gifts in life because of all the love we share. Having a niece means being lucky enough to have a sweet girl who looks up to you and trusts you to help her when she needs it.